The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 90 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.46% 1.79% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.05% 10.68% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 14
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £33,635 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 206 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.70% 16.72% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 192 166
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted - 5 £22,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +6 4 £16,750 -25.55%
Faversham - 4 £35,000 -
Maidstone +5 1 £42,500 +26.35%
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 38 (79.17%) Firewall
2 34 (70.83%) Windows
3 28 (58.33%) Cisco
4 27 (56.25%) MS Exchange
5 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (45.83%) WAN
6 22 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (39.58%) Windows 7
8 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
9 16 (33.33%) VPN
10 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (31.25%) VLAN
11 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 14 (29.17%) VMware
12 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
12 13 (27.08%) ITIL
12 13 (27.08%) CCNP
12 13 (27.08%) CCNA
13 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (22.92%) MS Office
14 11 (22.92%) Windows 8
14 11 (22.92%) LAN
14 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
15 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (20.83%) Backup Exec
15 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (20.83%) VoIP
15 10 (20.83%) SAN
15 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
3 5 (10.42%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (79.17%) Firewall
2 22 (45.83%) WAN
3 16 (33.33%) VPN
4 15 (31.25%) VLAN
5 11 (22.92%) LAN
6 10 (20.83%) VoIP
6 10 (20.83%) SAN
7 9 (18.75%) ADSL
8 8 (16.67%) DNS
8 8 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
9 7 (14.58%) DHCP
10 5 (10.42%) SMTP
10 5 (10.42%) DMZ
10 5 (10.42%) IMAP
11 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (8.33%) Broadband
11 4 (8.33%) WLAN
12 3 (6.25%) TACACS
12 3 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Advertising
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Network Engineer
3 12 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) IT Support
4 10 (20.83%) Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Support Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Support
7 4 (8.33%) Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) MAPI
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) iPhone
2 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.42%) PDA
3 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.33%) iPad
5 3 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (4.17%) VHDL
7 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (39.58%) Windows 7
4 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.92%) Windows 8
6 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Vista
7 5 (10.42%) Android
7 5 (10.42%) Linux
7 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 5 (10.42%) ETL
4 4 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.17%) Network Design
7 1 (2.08%) Network Management
7 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.08%) CAD
7 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.08%) Change Management
7 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) C
1 3 (6.25%) Assembly Language
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.08%) CCNP
2 13 (27.08%) CCNA
3 10 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.58%) MCSE
5 5 (10.42%) MCP
5 5 (10.42%) A+ Certification
5 5 (10.42%) MCITP
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (6.25%) HNC
6 3 (6.25%) HND
6 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) CCDA
8 1 (2.08%) CCDP
8 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.08%) CCSA
8 1 (2.08%) CCSE
8 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.08%) Firmware
6 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.42%) ZABBIX
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) VMware
3 9 (18.75%) Apple
3 9 (18.75%) F5
4 8 (16.67%) Riverbed
5 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
5 7 (14.58%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) HP
6 5 (10.42%) SolarWinds
6 5 (10.42%) Symantec
6 5 (10.42%) Draytek
6 5 (10.42%) ProCurve
6 5 (10.42%) Neolane
6 5 (10.42%) Veeam
7 4 (8.33%) AirMagnet
7 4 (8.33%) Avaya
8 3 (6.25%) Dell
8 3 (6.25%) Atmel
9 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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